2012 Ferrari 599 XX Evoluzione

The Ferrari 599 is one of the finest grand touring cars Ferrari has ever produced.

With the swagger of a touring car and the soul of a true super sports car, the 599 was immediately recognized as a modern classic. But of course, there are people that are seeking more for this car, including Ferrari itself.

In response to this, Ferrari has released, albeit in limited numbers, arguably the ultimate 599: the 2012 Ferrari 599 XX Evoluzione.

Specifications

General Info
Vehicle Type: Coupe Base Price: $1,500,000.00
Dimensions
Length: 188.5 in. (478 cm) Wheel Base: 108.3 in. (275 cm)
Height: 50.5 in. (126.2 cm) Width: 77.6 in. (197 cm)
Curb Weight: 3277 lbs (1486 kg) Ground Clearance: NA
Performance
Engine: 48 valve V12 DOHC Displacement: 5999 cc
Horsepower: 740 HP Max RPM: 9000 RPM
Torque: 516.3 lb-ft @ 6500 rpm Transmission: 6-Speed Seq
0-60 mph: 2.9 seconds Max. Speed: 196 mph (315 km/h)


Developed as a track day weapon a la the Porsche 911 GT2 and other similar cars, this car is packed with the latest and greatest technology that Ferrari has to offer.

Racing in Mind

This car, while it still looks like the 599 and still keeps the same engine and transaxle, is a completely different beast. True to Ferrari’s High Performance Dynamic Concept, the 599XX is an eclectic mix of mechanical and electronic excellence that pushed the boundaries of speed.

The recipient of some of Ferrari’s gizmos developed from years of experience in Formula 1, everything from aerodynamics to electronics are modified into this car, producing perhaps the most electrifying production car out there.

Performance

As for the mechanicals, an enhanced aerodynamic kit allows the production of 280kg of down force at 200km/h and 630kg at 300km/h, a SCM suspension that improves the 599’s already awesome handling capabilities, a lightweight body consisting of composite and carbon fiber parts, carbon ceramic brakes that promise optimal stopping power while reducing weight, and a modified engine that boasts outputs of 700hp at 9000rpm join forces to turn the 2012 Ferrari 599 XX Evoluzione the ultimate track weapon.

  • Michael

    i do not like the rear wing